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Broken Hearts
Price: Free! Words: 27,960. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Fourteen-year-old Nadia Delacroix is in love with the lead singer of the local grunge band Teen Spirit. Caitlin Weatherly’s parents have fallen out of love and she feels helpless watching her mother unravel. Broken Hearts is a prequel novella to It Happened to Us and takes us on a brief journey in the lives of the two cousins who are struggling with the heartbreaking teenage years.
Growing Up Too Fast
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
It's not much fun for a teenage boy to have adult responsibility thrust upon him due to a tragic death. Danny Tompkins lived through those days, and carried an extreme sense of responsibility into adulthood. He missed many chances at having fun. What about this new one? Can he let go and be a tiny bit irresponsible?
Castles Burning
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,570. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2014 by Champagne Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
After his father’s death, a grown man is left to face the ultimate horror of his mother’s mental illness.
The Family History
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,520. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Holly traces her family history through census records and finds her imagination captured by glimpses into her ancestors’ lives in the crowded Thames-side streets and alleys. Early death. Bereavement. Single parenthood. Children. Life. All the parallels between her twenty-first century bereaved Canadian family and its mid-Victorian London counterpart help her to accept her own losses and move on.
Sammy: Leaves His Mark
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying, Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment
On the outskirts of town is a lush, green forest stretching as far as the eye can see - it's a magnificent sight. In a clearing where the sun shines through is where Sammy Sunflower chooses as the perfect place to plant himself & grow up. Although Sammy has much to learn from the resident elders, he soon becomes the teacher & shows them all living things come to fulfill their purpose & move on.
Bicycle Rider
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,650. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2010. Categories: Screenplays » Romance, Screenplays » Drama
Having touched mortality with a recent heart attack, Tom Ryder sets off across the desert on his bicycle in an odyssey of meaning. His destination – Phoenix, the city of rebirth. Behind him is an abandoned wife, a discarded job, and a life of conformity so heavy it threatened to crush him. Ahead is a rendezvous with fate and a truth long hidden in the recesses of his mind.